Gibson 1958 Les Paul Plaintop VOS Washed Cherry

Gibson 1958 Les Paul Plaintop VOS Washed Cherry

by Gibson
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£3,799.00

Overview

By the time the sunburst finish finally arrived on Gibson’s Les Paul Model in 1958, the guitar had already evolved through several modifications through the course of the decade, including the arrival of the Tune-o-matic bridge in 1956 and humbucking pickups in 1957.

For many, the '58 is 'THE' defining Gibson guitar!

This reissue brings all the glorious rich sustain and power of those iconic instruments. The 1958 Les Paul Standard Reissue relies on the ingredients that made the Les Paul a classic in the first place, but puts them together in the way that first began to show off what was going on underneath the finish. The Gibson Custom Shop uses a body of solid, non-weight relieved mahogany, which blends depth and richness with the snap and clarity of the maple top. The quarter-sawn mahogany neck still has a chunky, rounded ’50s profile, which, in combination with the traditional long-tenon neck joint, enhances sustain and resonance as well as feeling great in the hand. In addition to these classic ingredients, the 1958 Les Paul Standard Reissue also benefits from Gibson Custom’s 20th Anniversary Specifications, newly adopted for 2013. These include a one-piece rosewood fingerboard, Kluson Deluxe machine heads, hot-hide glue neck fit, a Historic Truss Rod assembly with no tubing, accurate body and fingerboard binding color, new Custom Buckers created in the image of the original PAFs, and period-correct Aniline dye beneath its nitrocellulose lacquer finish.

  • One-piece rosewood fingerboards
  • Aniline Dye
  • Kluson Deluxe machine heads
  • Hot Hide Glue Neck Fit
  • Custom Buckers
  • Historic Truss Rod Assembly (no tubing)
  • Accurate body and fingerboard binding colour

Specification

SKU127249
Weight12.0000
MPNLPR84VOWCNH1
Case Includedhard case
Colourcherry
Warranty2 years
Scale Length24.75"
Nut Width1.687"
Neck Woodmahogany
Pickup Config2 x humbucker
Number Of Strings6 string
Right / Left Handedright handed
Fingerboardrosewood fingerboard
Guitar Styleles paul style
Body SizeFull SIze
Body Materialmaple top, mahogany body

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